Archive | December, 2010

Rising Waters Submerge an Island

Natural disasters have been increasing in numbers, over the years. The worst part about them is that they cannot be stopped. And once they have subsided the damage they cause is often irreversible. It seems that an island has been submerged by rising waters. Dispute This island has been in dispute, between India and Bangladesh. [...]

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Are We at the Brink of a Major Nuclear Accident in America?

Nuclear accidents have usually taken place on a small scale but their consequences can be atrocious. They can occur any where the nuclear material is used. Awareness needs to be created in general public in this regard.

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Solar Panel Prices Will Go Down Sharply in 2011

Prices of the solar panels are now considerably fallen from the last year. This drop in prices makes the solar panel affordable for the homeowners. More federal incentives and proper finance management can be useful for the residential solar panels in 2011.

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What is Passive Solar?

With the help of passive solar techniques, you can make your building cooler or warmer without the use of any electrical equipment. There are three techniques of passive solar, i.e. Direct Gain, thermal mass and insulation.

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Geo Thermal, Accessible Energy

Geo thermal systems for heating and cooling are perfect alternative the traditional central heating and cooling system. The source is the heat of the earth. The system has many advantages over the conventional systems.

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Employment Opportunities in Texas Because of Renewable Energy

Population wise, Texas is the second largest state in the U.S. It has a huge scope of renewable energy project which leads to a bright future of this state. Overall, the state of Texas can boast of having the top universities, thriving commercial environment and an energy infrastructure.

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Power Generation From Wind Turbines

Wind turbines are clean source of producing , from a renewable energy source, wind. Wind turbines have many advantages over conventional methods of producing electricity in terms of cost and performance.

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Issues in Solar Power Generation

The use of solar energy for power generation is becoming very common. It has many advantages. But before we embark on a solar power generation project we should have a good knowledge of many of the issues which need to be taken care of.

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Cost Of Geothermal Energy

Geothermal energy can be obtained from the heat present in the core of the earth. It is considered to be a most promising and reliable source of renewable free energy. Its initial requirements however seems to be very costly, but overall it is an important source of free energy.

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Advantages of Bio Fuels

Bio fuels are friendlier to environment as compare to fossil fuels. Bio fuels emit so less carbon in the air and can be produced with indigenous resources. Bio fuels are good for earth and also for economy. They enable a country to have less dependence on foreign fossil fuels.

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Geo Thermal Energy– A solid Alternate Energy Source

The geothermal energy is extracted from earth. The energy is due to the central hot core of the earth. It can be extracted using various schemes and finds many applications

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